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A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government.
Patriotism
Edward Abbey

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Their is no defense against criticism except obscurity.
Critics and Criticism
Joseph Addison

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A true teacher defends his students against his own personal influences.
Learning
Amos Bronson Alcott

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To array a man's will against his sickness is the supreme art of medicine.
Medicine
Henry Ward Beecher

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Government lasts as long as the under-taxed can defend themselves against the over-taxed.
Taxes and Taxation
Bernard Berenson

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The horse is prepared against the day of battle, but safety is of the Lord.
Safety
Bible

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With your help I can advance against a troop; with my God I can scale a wall. [Psalms 18:29]
Courage
Bible

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Success is the one unpardonable sin against one's fellows.
Success
Ambrose Bierce

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Those that are evil have not only the good against them, but also the bad.
Evil
Bischer

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Jealousy is no more than feeling alone against smiling enemies.
Jealousy
Elizabeth Bowen

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It is useless to send armies against ideas.
Ideas
George Brandes

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There is no adequate defense, except stupidity, against the impact of a new idea.
Ideas
P. W. Bridgman

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The tyrant grinds down his slaves and they don't turn against him, they crush those beneath them.
Tyranny
Emily Bronte

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Humor is just another defense against the universe.
Humor
Mel Brooks

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We all labor against our own cure, for death is the cure of all diseases.
Death and Dying
Sir Thomas Browne

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The best defense against usurpatory government is an assertive citizenry.
Democracy
William F. Buckley

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Be vigilant; guard your mind against negative thoughts.
Vigilance
Buddha

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I venture to say no war can be long carried on against the will of the people.
Uncategorised
Edmund Burke

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As you know, God is generally on the side of the big squadrons against the small ones.
God
Comte De Bussy-Rabutin

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Yet, Freedom! yet thy banner, torn, but flying, streams like the thunderstorm against the wind.
Freedom
Lord Byron

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The battle that never ends is the battle of belief against unbelief.
Belief
Thomas Carlyle

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Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still.
Will and Will Power
Dale Carnegie

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To be prepared against surprise is to be trained. To be prepared for surprise is to be educated.
Preparation
James Carse

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A man's own good breeding is the best security against other people's ill manners.
Manners
Lord Chesterfield

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If I had only one sermon to preach it would be a sermon against pride.
Pride
Gilbert K. Chesterton

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun